Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • AL East Roundup: Yankees Can’t Get Out Of Thir Own Way

    AL East Roundup: Yankees Can’t Get Out Of Thir Own Way

    April 9, 2007 at 10:13 am 0 comments

    AL EAST W L GB L10 STK E# Toronto Blue Jays 3 2 – 3-2 W2 – Boston Red Sox 3 3 0.5 3-3 W1 157 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 2 3 1.0 2-3 L2 157 New York Yankees 2 3 1.0 2-3 L1 157 Baltimore Orioles 2 4 1.5 […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Top Prospects Doing What They Do

    Down On The Farm: Top Prospects Doing What They Do

    April 9, 2007 at 9:13 am 0 comments

    Durham 6, Syracuse 2. All he does is win. Andy Sonnanstine made his first AAA start a good one. He dominated Syracuse going 6 and only giving up 2 hits. Both hits and the run came in the 4th inning. He struck out 8 and only walked 1. Sonnanstine won […]

     
  • The Hangover: Strikeouts Are Fascist, Groundballs Are More Democratic

    The Hangover: Strikeouts Are Fascist, Groundballs Are More Democratic

    April 9, 2007 at 8:12 am 0 comments

    Roy Halladay reminded Scott Kazmir yesterday that he owns a Cy Young award and Kid K doesn’t. Kid K looked overpowering at times, striking out 8 of the first 9 hitters he faced, but he also gave up 2 home runs and 4 runs total in 7 innings as the […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: The Dirtbag Is Still Toying With Minor League Pitchers

    Down On The Farm: The Dirtbag Is Still Toying With Minor League Pitchers

    April 8, 2007 at 10:19 am 0 comments

    Durham 9, Syracuse 5. The Bulls took the 3rd game of their opening series and got their first win of the season. Jeff Niemann made his first AAA start and was impressive. He struck out 7 in 5 innings with only 1 walk. He gave up 4 hits and 2 […]

     
  • AL East Roundup: Yankees Fans Have A Love-Hate Relationship With A-Rod

    AL East Roundup: Yankees Fans Have A Love-Hate Relationship With A-Rod

    April 8, 2007 at 9:09 am 0 comments

    AL EAST W L GB L10 STK E# Tampa Bay Devil Rays 2 2 – 2-2 L1 – Toronto Blue Jays 2 2 – 2-2 W1 – New York Yankees 2 2 – 2-2 W1 – Boston Red Sox 2 3 0.5 2-3 L2 158 Baltimore Orioles 1 4 1.5 […]

     
  • The Hangover: Casey Fossum Ineffective In Return To Mound

    The Hangover: Casey Fossum Ineffective In Return To Mound

    April 8, 2007 at 8:00 am 0 comments

    The Rays fell behind big in the first two innings and eventually lost to the Jays 8-5. The big blow in the boxscore was a grand slam by the big hurt. However, Rays starter Casey Fossum never gave his teammates a chance. He gaveup 8 hits and a walk in […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: JP Howell Makes Case For Edwin Jackson

    Down On The Farm: JP Howell Makes Case For Edwin Jackson

    April 7, 2007 at 3:52 pm 0 comments

    Syracuse 16, Durham 0. One night after the Bulls pitchers were nearly unhittable, they were very hittable. JP Howell made his first start a forgettable one. With a chance to show that the Rays made the wrong decision in picking Edwin Jackson as the 5th starter, Howell gave up 6 […]

     
  • AL East Roundup: Devil Rays Magic Number Is 159

    AL East Roundup: Devil Rays Magic Number Is 159

    April 7, 2007 at 2:26 pm 0 comments

    AL EAST W L GB L10 STK E# Tampa Bay Devil Rays 2 1 0 2-1 W2 – Boston Red Sox 2 2 0.5 2-2 L1 159 New York Yankees 1 2 1.0 1-2 L2 159 Toronto Blue Jays 1 2 1.0 1-2 L2 159 Baltimore Orioles 1 3 1.5 […]

     
  • The Hangover: A Sweet Dream Indeed

    The Hangover: A Sweet Dream Indeed

    April 7, 2007 at 1:12 pm 0 comments

    We had a dream last night that the Rays blew a lead late (as usual) against the Blue Jays but actually rallied to score 3 in the bottom of the 9th off of one of the best closers in baseball including a game-tying 2-run home run by Delmon Young, to […]

     
  • Tidbits: Devil Rays vs Toronto Blue Jays

    Tidbits: Devil Rays vs Toronto Blue Jays

    April 6, 2007 at 2:50 pm 0 comments

    Toronto enters this series 1-1 having split two games in Detroit with one game postponed. The Rays were 6-12 versus the Jays. Tonight’s game is just the 5th sellout in Devil Rays history. Three of the four previous sellouts were home openers (1998, 2004, 2006). The only other sellout was […]